Learn How to Conduct Video & Podcast Interviews with Our Online Course

Camera in an interview setup with a person sitting in the blurred distance

Posted on November 21, 2019

Conducting great interviews, ones that elicit insightful information and engaging stories, are key to any captivating documentary or podcast.

Over on Skillshare I have a course on doing just that.

You’ll learn what it takes to prepare, shoot, and edit a video or audio interview. We’ll cover how to research and prepare your questions, get the best performance and information from your interview subject, and editing tricks specific to documentaries to create a seamless, finished film.

Here are the topics covered

  • Planning Your Video
  • Research
  • Finding Interview Subjects
  • Crafting Your Interview Questions
  • Planning the Shoot
  • Filming
  • Working with Your Subject
  • Create the Radio Edit
  • Tips for Editing Documentaries
  • Polishing Your Doc

The class has over 1100 students and a 94% rating. It’s free if you’re a Skillshare member, and if not just use this link to get 2 free months of Skillshare Premium.

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Written by Joey Daoud

Joey Daoud is an award-winning documentary filmmaker. His past films have appeared on Netflix, The New York Times, and National Geographic. He is also a YouTube creator across multiple channels with videos garnering millions of views. In his free time, he likes to climb mountains, scuba dive, and brew unique coffees.

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